CarMax Inc (NYSE:KMX)‘s stock had its “market perform” rating restated by CIBC in a research report issued on Thursday, October 5th.
A number of other equities analysts also recently issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research downgraded CarMax from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 29th. Wedbush reiterated an “outperform” rating and issued a $77.00 price objective (up previously from $73.00) on shares of CarMax in a research note on Wednesday, September 13th. ValuEngine upgraded CarMax from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, June 23rd. Royal Bank Of Canada reiterated a “market perform” rating and issued a $63.00 price objective (down previously from $71.00) on shares of CarMax in a research note on Tuesday, July 4th. Finally, Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. restated a “buy” rating on shares of CarMax in a research note on Friday, September 1st. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating, eight have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $77.93.
Shares of CarMax (NYSE:KMX) traded up 0.54% on Thursday, reaching $75.78. 145,490 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $71.54 and a 200-day moving average price of $64.40. CarMax has a 12-month low of $47.50 and a 12-month high of $77.64. The company has a market cap of $13.89 billion, a PE ratio of 21.76 and a beta of 1.38.
CarMax (NYSE:KMX) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, September 22nd. The company reported $0.98 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.95 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $4.39 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.26 billion. CarMax had a return on equity of 21.88% and a net margin of 4.09%. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 9.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.88 earnings per share. Equities research analysts anticipate that CarMax will post $3.81 EPS for the current fiscal year.
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In related news, EVP Edwin J. Hill sold 25,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, October 13th. The stock was sold at an average price of $75.75, for a total transaction of $1,893,750.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, COO William C. Jr. Wood sold 201,701 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, September 26th. The stock was sold at an average price of $73.56, for a total value of $14,837,125.56. Following the transaction, the chief operating officer now owns 146,717 shares in the company, valued at $10,792,502.52. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last ninety days, insiders have sold 642,520 shares of company stock worth $47,009,893. Corporate insiders own 1.90% of the company’s stock.
Institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Korea Investment CORP raised its holdings in shares of CarMax by 140.5% in the 2nd quarter. Korea Investment CORP now owns 1,768 shares of the company’s stock worth $111,000 after purchasing an additional 1,033 shares during the period. State of Alaska Department of Revenue purchased a new position in shares of CarMax in the 2nd quarter worth about $112,000. Seven Eight Capital LP purchased a new position in shares of CarMax in the 2nd quarter worth about $133,000. QS Investors LLC raised its holdings in shares of CarMax by 1.0% in the 2nd quarter. QS Investors LLC now owns 2,333 shares of the company’s stock worth $147,000 after purchasing an additional 22 shares during the period. Finally, Global X Management Co. LLC raised its holdings in shares of CarMax by 7.3% in the 1st quarter. Global X Management Co. LLC now owns 2,497 shares of the company’s stock worth $148,000 after purchasing an additional 169 shares during the period.
CarMax, Inc (CarMax) is a holding company. The Company is a retailer of used vehicles. The Company operates through two segments: CarMax Sales Operations and CarMax Auto Finance (CAF). The Company’s CarMax Sales Operations segment consists of all aspects of its auto merchandising and service operations, excluding financing provided by CAF.
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